Archive for the 'Refugees' Category

The Children of Syria: A War and Image Industry

Syrian Refugees Collectivizing in Jordan Becomes a Security Issue — by Katy Montoya

On Camps and Cities: The Lived Experience of Displaced Syrians in Jordan

“Dreaming of Home: Syrian Refugees in Jordan’s Cities – Will They Be Repatriated?” by Matthew R. Stevens

The Unintended Consequences of Closing and Restricting Jordan-Syria Border Crossings—by Justin Schon

“Observations of a Homsi living in Tartous,” by Aboud Dandachi

Problems for Syrians in Egypt; News from Kurdish North; Looting & Oil; Round-up

Documentary: Where the war still echoes

Jordan Shudders Under 331% Increase in Refugees as Conflict in Dera’a Intensifies

What Will a Post Assad Syria Look Like?

Wiki Leaks: First Cut

Drought, Water Management, and the Kurdish Question

Drought Hits East for Forth Year Causing More Distress

Will Obama Abandon the Bush Policy of Punishing Mid East Countries that Oppose Israeli Expansion?

“The Armenian Genocide: The Islamist and Kemalist Consensus,” by Firat Demir

The Case for Syria

Syrian Growth Figures; More Scary Drought Figures from the East

Deborah Amos on the Water and Food Crisis

Dubai Blues and Iraqi families Suffer in Syria

Angelina Does Damascus; Saudi King on his Way; Syria’s Attitude toward an Iranian Nuke

“Can Former Iraqi Baathists in Syria Ever Go Home?” by Andrew Lee Butters

News Round Up (9 July 2009)

The Mitchell Visit: Why it is Important

What the Middle East Needs is the “Audacity of Hope”, by Hind Kabawat

News Round Up (17 Oct. 2008)

Reader’s Comment on “Why Syria Doesn’t Want War”

News Round UP (13 Sept. 2008)

News Round UP (9 Sept. 2008)

“Some Remarks on Syria,” by Observer

Lebanon’s Christians Are Back — ICG: by Peter Harling

As Paris Boosts Assad, US Adds Sanctions (10 July 2008)

Palestinians, Refugees, Turks, Aleppines, Arar, Bloggers

News Round Up (28 June 2008)

“We Salute Syria” for its “Generosity” and “Cooperation,” said James Foley

“What Syria stands for: The moral argument for US friendship with Syria,” by S. Farah

Bashar Will Always Have Paris: Obama has AIPAC

News Round Up (10 June 2008)

News Round Up (31 May 2008)

News Round Up (1 May 2008)

“A ‘Surge’ for Refugees”

France Lets Key Witness in Hariri Trial Escape: Kushner Sorrowful

The Iraqi refugee view from Syria and Lebanon

News Round Up (March 18 2008)

What is Behind Israeli Offers of Peace Negotiations?

Foreign Militants Crossing Syria-Iraq Border Drop to 40-50 a Month

“Al-Qaeda in Lebanon,” by Nir Rosen

News Roundup (15 Jan. 2008)

Lebanon, Iran & US

Lebanon

Iraqi Refugees: Has There Been a Breakthrough?

An Iraqi in Syria

Hamidi on New Visa Requirements for Iraqis

Subsidies and Iraqis: Syria Shifts Gears

News Round Up (1 Sept 2007)

Germany Restores Aid & Analyzing Aoun

News Round Up (27 July 2007)

Syria’s Iraq Policy

Introducing the Creative Forum: Commemorating the Golan Heights

Iraqi Refugees in Syria: 3 Best Articles

Seymour Hersh: “We may never find out who ordered Hariri assassination”

“U.S.-Syrian Relations” by Amassador Moustapha

Has a Lebanon Deal Been Clinched?

News Round Up (3 March 2007)

Feb 14 Raises the Rhetoric

News Round Up (13 February 2007)

Syria Shuts Out Iraqi Refugees. Is Arabism Over?